Jack Gilford

Jack Gilford bio

Birth Name: Jacob Aaron Gellman

Occupation: Stage Actor

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: July 25, 1908

Date Of Death: June 2, 1990

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jack Gilford was born on the 25th of July, 1908. He was famous for being a Stage Actor. Tony-nominated actor who starred in such Broadway musicals as A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Cabaret. His non-musical credits include roles in Sly Fox and The Diary of Anne Frank.

Jack Gilford was born in New York City. He debuted on Broadway in a 1940 musical revue entitled Meet the People. In 1979, he was honored with a Daytime Emmy Award for his guest appearance on the children’s series Big Blue Marble.

Jack Gilford was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jacob Aaron Gellman is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Jack Gilford’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jack Gilford’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Jack Gilford kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Jack Gilford was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jacob Aaron Gellman
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Jack Gilford was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Jack Gilford was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Jack Gilford had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Jack Gilford’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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